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Forsythia and West Leigh

A Grade II* Listed Building in Pembridge, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.2181 / 52°13'5"N

Longitude: -2.8951 / 2°53'42"W

OS Eastings: 338942

OS Northings: 258139

OS Grid: SO389581

Mapcode National: GBR FB.2JG9

Mapcode Global: VH77B.RHTZ

Entry Name: Forsythia and West Leigh

Listing Date: 16 June 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349914

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150345

Location: Pembridge, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Pembridge

Built-Up Area: Pembridge

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Pembridge with Moorcourt

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 3858 - 3958

10/87 Forsythia and West Leigh


House, now sub-divided into two tenements, formerly central hall with cross-
wings. C14 or C15 core, altered during C17 and further greatly altered during
mid-C19. Square panelled timber-framing with painted brick infill/and sand-
stone rubble plinth; hipped Welsh slate roof. Former hall aligned east/west
flarked by cross-wings; the whole has now been re-roofed with the gables of
the cross-wings cut back and the whole roof now hipped; lateral and axial
stacks. Two storeys. South front: one 3-light casement window to jettied
left cross-wing with 2-light window and four-panelled door to ground floor,
central hall with 2-light casement window and panelled door to ground floor.
Former cross-wing to right has canted bay window and ledged door. The right-
hand cross-wing has traces of a moulded bressummer, but the jetty has been
underbuilt. (RCHM, Vol III, p 165, item 78).

Listing NGR: SO3894158139

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